Science focus - Climate change.
Representativeness - The site features forest vegetation, soils, and general topography that are characteristic of Gulf Coastal Plain terrain.
Infrastructure - The site is accessible by paved county roads. It has substantial infrastructure, including a meteorological station, stream gauging units, and an eddy flux tower.
Unique feature - It has been an active research site since the early 1990s, supported by competitive grants from multiple federal agencies, including NSF, EPA, and DOE.